Web Development

Mobile Friendly Websites

Why Should I Make My Website Mobile Friendly? Practically everyone is on a mobile phone now. As of 2016 there are 2.1 billion smartphone users. Even more impressive is more than 3 out of 4 people would choose to search the internet on their phone over a desktop computer even if they had easy access to a desktop computer. Why? It’s faster and easier. I have an old Moto X from 2013, the original one.

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Making This Website

Introduction I built this website for a couple different purposes. I wanted a place to showcase my portfolio and direct potential clients for my freelance business. I also wanted to build a blog. I decided that the two ideas related enough to warrant being one site. I also wanted something simple that wouldn’t take weeks to create and be a nightmare to host. I did some research and settled on using hugo, a static site generator built with the go programming language by Google.

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